Category Archives: Urban Landscaping

What Happens if You Don’t Cut or Water Your Lawn?

You can always grow beautiful flowers instead. Tour my garden in late June, where the front garden is almost anything but grass. Is this story real?

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The Niagara Falls Garden Magazine for GGW and GBBD

The February issue is all about what one garden does to make a place for birds and other creatures, keeping nature and the environment in mind. And a link to GGW and GBBD. Continue reading

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Redspire Pear Reconsidered

Is the ornamental pear a good choice? The use of ornamental pear trees in the landscape and urban environments. Continue reading

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